General Tso's Chicken Recipe

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General Tso's Chicken

Eloise Blair

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@melloello

I just got this recipe from "The Chew" on TV this morning, so I haven't tried it yet. However, it looked amazing!


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Serves:

4

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Pan Fry

Ingredients

BONELESS SKINLESS CHICKEN THIGHS

MARINADE

1/2 tsp
baking soda
3 tsp
cornstarch
2 Tbsp
soy sauce
2 Tbsp
vodka (for crispness)
2
egg whites

BATTER

3/4 c
flour
3/4 c
cornstarch
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
baking soda

SAUCE

1 Tbsp
fresh grated ginger
1 Tbsp
minced garlic
2 Tbsp
olive oil
1/2 c
soy sauce
1/4 c
orange juice
3 Tbsp
rice vinegar
2 Tbsp
sugar
2 Tbsp
chili paste
1 Tbsp
sesame oil
3 Tbsp
cornstarch

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cut chicken into bite size pieces
2
Whisk together all marinade ingredients & mix in chicken. Let soak for an hour.
3
Dredge marinated chicken in flour mixture. Heat some oil in skillet to 360 degrees & fry chicken til crisp & brown.
4
Make sauce-coat bottom of skillet with oil & saute garlic & ginger. Whisk remaining sauce ingredients together & pour into skillet. Simmer, stirring, until thickened. Add chicken & toss to coat. Serve over rice & top with scallions.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Chinese